Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by nan » Sun Aug 23, 2015 10:40 pm

22.8.2015

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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by Mel » Mon Aug 24, 2015 9:04 am

WOW, nan! Again nice activity at your pond! You must have enjoyed yourself tremendously. :-0

Love the pochards swimming together - great capture! ^Q^ The submarine one is hilarious! lol

And why is the grey wagtail not called yellow-vented wagtail?! :twisted: lol lol lol
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by Flutterby » Mon Aug 24, 2015 10:25 am

Must be a big pond to have submarines! lol

Lots of birds and animals around. \O

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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by Richprins » Mon Aug 24, 2015 5:39 pm

Nice to see the Swiss Air Force in action, nana! =O:

That egret has hair like me...two! \O

Great Snakes! :shock:

The insect is called a pond skater...not near mosquitos... :no:
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by nan » Thu Aug 27, 2015 8:59 pm

Mel wrote:WOW, nan! Again nice activity at your pond! You must have enjoyed yourself tremendously. :-0

Love the pochards swimming together - great capture! ^Q^ The submarine one is hilarious! lol

And why is the grey wagtail not called yellow-vented wagtail?! :twisted: lol lol lol
it was a nice day... but yesterday was still superior :O^
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by nan » Thu Aug 27, 2015 9:00 pm

Flutterby wrote:Must be a big pond to have submarines! lol

Lots of birds and animals around. \O
no ocean... no sea... but submarines lol
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by nan » Thu Aug 27, 2015 9:04 pm

Richprins wrote:Nice to see the Swiss Air Force in action, nana! =O:

That egret has hair like me...two! \O

Great Snakes! :shock:

The insect is called a pond skater...not near mosquitos... :no:
swiss... water force lol
at least both of you have hairs 0*\
not easy to find snakes... very shy and not a lot
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by nan » Thu Aug 27, 2015 9:07 pm

26.8.2015

first a FIRST for me

Image Spotted Crake O/\

Image and very rare here
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by nan » Thu Aug 27, 2015 9:16 pm

then a festival... at only few meters O/\
and rare too here

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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by nan » Thu Aug 27, 2015 9:32 pm

and... I can't no more left the place... photos was very sportiv... can't follow 0*\

again a rare one, Little Bittern... few meters from me O\/ O\/ O\/

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patience and perseverence pay \O :ty:
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